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Francesca Fenzi

Francesca Fenzi

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Francesca Fenzi is an audio producer, writer, and visual journalist based in Oakland, CA. Her work has been featured in TIME and Inc. magazines, NPR’s “All Things Considered” program, Alaska Public Media, and various podcasts.

She enjoys reporting stories from the intersection of science and society, and is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University. When not hunting for wild b-roll, Francesca can be found climbing, biking, or sea kayaking along the Pacific coast.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Humanities & Arts | Carnegie Melon University, 2012

EMPLOYERS

  • Project Manager, Podcasting Services | Berkeley Advanced Media Institute, 2018

  • Evening Drive-Time Host | KTRT Root Radio, 2017

  • News Reporter | KNOM Radio, 2015 - 2016

  • Production Assistant, "Weekend All Things Considered" | National Public Radio, 2014

  • Intern, "Weekend All Things Considered" | National Public Radio, 2013

AWARDS & HONORS

  • Audio Journalism Fellowship | UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, 2018 - 2019

  • Data Journalism Fellowship | Alaska Press Club, 2014

  • Best Daily News Program: KNOM Radio | Alaska Press Club, 2014

PUBLICATIONS & OTHER WORK

  • The Dirtbag Diaries | "The Bet" http://bit.ly/2DstsGD

  • National Public Radio| "Freeing Up California's Prisons" http://n.pr/2InGF7k
    "In Pinball, An Underdog Takes On The Giant" http://n.pr/2tNGyyH

  • Alaska Public Media | "Miners Bid Farewell to West Beach" http://bit.ly/2FUBGg8
    "Iditabike Racers Reach Nome" http://bit.ly/2peNlfW

MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS

  • Women in Media

REPORTING INTERESTS

Environment, Health, International, Science, Social Issues, Sports

MEDIA PLATFORMS

Audio Journalism, New Media, Science Journalism, TV & Radio Stations, Video Journalism